Georgia Place Names - Effingham County

Place Name Shown on Historical Atlas of Georgia Counties Maps Other Information
Abercorn 1822, 1823, 1830, 1834, 1846
Aiken 1883, 1885b
Ardmore 1915
Beeks Ferry 1823
Berrys 1915, 1955
Berryville 1899
Bethel 1915, 1955
Bevill 1904, 1910
Birds Spur 1915
Blanford 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map
Brewer 1863, 1864, 1865, 1895, 1899 also called Tusculum or Brewer Sta. on 1899 map
Browns none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.20
Camp Ground 1865b
Cedars, The none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.144
Church 1865b
Clerks Office 1823
Clyo 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Coldbrook 1915, 1955
Cuyler 1895
Doswell 1915, 1955
Ebenezer 1796, 1822, 1823, 1830, 1834, 1846, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1865b, 1904, 1999
Eden 1839, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1865b, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map
Effingham none Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.71
Egypt 1863, 1864, 1865, 1865b, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Elberton 1796
Exley 1904, 1915
Ferry 1839 two separate places labeled Ferry on 1839 map
Fort Ebenezer none Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.82
Gaffney 1883, 1885b
Gayton none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia, 1764-1900...p.2-21
Groovers none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.63
Guyton 1863, 1864, 1865, 1865b, 1874, 1883, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Haddonville none USGS Georgia list
Hinely 1883, 1885b called Hineleys Spur on 1915 map
Hinelys Spur 1915 called Hinely on 1883 map
Kildare 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map
Knoxborough none Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.128
Laniers Ferry 1823
Longwood none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.88
Lorenzo 1915, 1955
Lupont 1910, 1915
Marlow 1863, 1864, 1865, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map
McLeod none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.91
Meldrim 1899, 1904, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Metzger 1883, 1885b
Mizpah none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.98
Monteith 1863, 1865b on current Chatham County map
Morel 1883, 1885b
Motweilers Spur 1915
Mount Pleasant none Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.156
Myers 1895, 1899
No. 8 1865b
No. 4 1855, 1865, 1865b
No. 3 1865
No. 2 1855, 1865
Oak Level none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.107
Oaky 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910
Ogeechee Ch. (Church) 1864, 1865, 1865b
Oliver 1895
Ottawa 1915
Pax 1915
Pineora 1899, 1904, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Pines, The none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.144
Pleasant Grove none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-41
Porter's Landing none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.118
Purisburg 1885 called Purysburg on 1839 map
Purysburg 1839 called Purisburg on 1885 ma
Rahns 1915, 1955
Reform 1855
Rincon 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Scuffleton none Goff, Placenames of Georgia, p. 412
Shawnee 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b on current map
Simmons 1915
Sisters Ferry 1823, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1865b
Springfield 1822, 1823, 1830, 1834, 1839, 1846, 1855, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1865b, 1874, 1883, 1885, 1885b, 1895, 1899, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b current county seat of Effingham County
Stillwell 1895, 1899, 1904, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 1999, 2001, 2001b on current map
Tarlors 1823
The Cedars none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.144
The Pines none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.144
Tuckaseeking 1846 Krakow, Georgia Place-Names, p.236
Tusculum 1883, 1885b, 1899, 1910, 1915, 1955, 1970a, 1970b, 2001, 2001b also called Brewer Sta. on 1899 map
Whitesville none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.156
Willoughby none Small, The Post Offices of Georgia 1764-1900...p.2-56
Wilson's Store none Hemperly, Cities, Towns and Communities of Georgia...p.158

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Ben Hill Berrien Bibb Bleckley Brantley Brooks Bryan Bulloch
Burke Butts Calhoun Camden Campbell Candler Carroll Catoosa
Charlton Chatham Chattahoochee Chattooga Cherokee Clarke Clay Clayton
Clinch Cobb Coffee Colquitt Columbia Cook Coweta Crawford
Crisp Dade Dawson Decatur DeKalb Dodge Dooly Dougherty
Douglas Early Echols Effingham Elbert Emanuel Evans Fannin
Fayette Floyd Forsyth Franklin Fulton Gilmer Glascock Glynn
Gordon Grady Greene Gwinnett Habersham Hall Hancock Haralson
Harris Hart Heard Henry Houston Irwin Jackson Jasper
Jeff Davis Jefferson Jenkins Johnson Jones Lamar Lanier Laurens
Lee Liberty Lincoln Long Lowndes Lumpkin Macon Madison
Marion McDuffie McIntosh Meriwether Miller Milton Mitchell Monroe
Montgomery Morgan Murray Muscogee Newton Oconee Oglethorpe Paulding
Peach Pickens Pierce Pike Polk Pulaski Putnam Quitman
Rabun Randolph Richmond Rockdale Schley Screven Seminole Spalding
Stephens Stewart Sumter Talbot Taliaferro Tattnall Taylor Telfair
Terrell Thomas Tift Toombs Towns Treutlen Troup Turner
Twiggs Union Upson Walker Walton Ware Warren Washington
Wayne Webster Wheeler White Whitfield Wilcox Wilkes Wilkinson
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